The ACLU works to ensure that everyone can make the best decision for themself and their family about whether and when to have a child without undue political interference.
UPDATE: On June 24, 2022, the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, dismantling the constitutional protections for abortion that have existed for nearly 50 years, allowing politicians to force women and other people who can become pregnant into second-class status.
Abortion providers have ceased abortion care in Wisconsin for fear of prosecution under an abortion ban from 1849.
We know how critical this issue is, and our team is prepared to fight back. We need your support more than ever.
If you or someone you know needs access to abortion care, POWERS helps Wisconsinites navigate options.
What can you do?
- Now is the time to demonstrate and contact your legislators. Find your representatives here.
- The ACLU of Wisconsin has shown up as legal observers as protests to protect reproductive freedom began after the SCOTUS memo was leaked. If you’d like to become a legal observer, email email@example.com to learn more.
- Learn about your reproductive rights here.
- Be sure to support organizations working hard to protect reproductive freedom, including Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin, Women’s Medical Fund, and Options Fund.